The Singapore Government will be making a contribution of S$100,000 to support flood relief efforts in Malaysia.  The funds will be channelled through the Singapore Red Cross to the Malaysian Red Crescent Society.  The Singapore Government will also provide water purification units to help in the production of clean drinking water for victims of the floods.

            Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called Malaysian Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Najib Razak this afternoon to express Singapore’s concern for the victims of the floods and offer assistance.  Ministers K Shanmugam, Lui Tuck Yew and Ng Eng Hen have also spoken to their Malaysian counterparts to express concern and offer assistance.

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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

SINGAPORE

29 DECEMBER 2014